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to lower the costs of medicare and medicaid and it will not cost anybody anything. that is great politics, it is just not true. so there has got to be some test of realism in any of thesexd proposals, mine included. i have to hold myself accountable and guarantee the american people will hold me accountable if what i am selling does not actually deliver. >> mr. president, a point of clarification. what is in the better solutions book are all the legislative proposals that were offered. >> i understand that. i have actually read your bills. >> through 2009. >> i a understand. -- i understand. >> the summary document you receive this backed up by precisely the kind of detailed legislation that speaker pelosi android restoration have been busy ignoring for 12 months. >> i have read your legislation. i take a look at this stuff and the good ideas we take. here is the thing that all this have to be mindful of. @@@@@@@@@ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ @ and support for faith and the un employed and helping people stay on cobra that democrats and republicans would support. maybe there are some things in th
problems with this proposal, this is they're going to go on medicare earlier, which will cost money. they won't be paying taxes 'cause they're not working. but the -- this has budgetary problems way more than what's been analyzed. broadly speaking again, to your point, if you take tarp money and make it a magic slush fund and pay people to join the army $100,000, that would lower the unemployment rate. >> it's going to cost you more money to take a job away from someone who is around that age than it is to keep them in their job. these people need this job to make rent. they are not dead weight. so this notion of retiring them early so that some young person who can live at home and be taken care of by his parents is better for our economy is crazy. >> last word. >> it's a voluntary program. it's not a matter of getting rid of dead wood. it's only people who are willing and ready to leave the work force. those people who are ready to leave ought to be given an incentive so that perhaps a younger worker who is going to be paying into the system can have a shot. >> kucinich is over 60
, have diabetes and are on medicare, call now and we'll send you a free meter. it offers alternate site testing, so you can test on your arm. no more pricking your fingers. so it's less painful. it makes a big difference. and to make it even less painful, the cost of your diabetes testing supplies may be covered by medicare. join over a million others who have chosen liberty medical. call now and get your free meter. plus, for a limited time, get a free cookbook when you join. call t number on your screen. >>> mr. president, a point of clarification, what is in the better solutions book are all the legislative proposals -- >> i understand that. i've actually read your bills. >> -- throughout 2009. >> i understand that. >> rest assured the summary document you received is backed up by precisely the kind of detailed legislation that speaker pelosi and your administration have been busy ignoring for 12 months. >> mike, hold on, hold on a second. [ applause ] >> no, no, no, no. hold on a second, guys. you know, mike, i've read your legislation. i mean, i take a look at this stuff. and the g
" will be back in a minute. assistance getting around their hom. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little or no cost to you. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your mobility and your life. one medicare benefit that, with private insurance, may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. hi i'm doug harrison. we're experts at getting you the power chair or scooter you need. in fact, if we qualify you for medicare reimbursement and medicare denies your claim, we'll give you your new power chair or scooter free. i didn't pay a penny out of pocket for my power chair. with help from the scooter store, medicare and my insurance covered it all. call the scooter store for free information today. >>> from high-end to hip-hop styles, fashion trends don't always start on the runway. jenna looks at fashions of the past -- how they were shaped and how they can help us create our own style. >> for the seventh season in a row, surveys
, this is off the table. defense, medicare, medicaid, homeland security. when ever anybody tells you your budget is safe, it's going to bloat and have waste in it. those are the areas we have to cut, the sacred cow. >> fdr also raised taxes. that had something to do with the economy going down massive tax increases, including excise taxes on people, and a tight monetary policy. it wasn't the spending that did it. we cut spending in the early 20s. >> i can't tell you how much, david, that this tax -- excuse me, this spending freeze is so fake. it cements in place the stimulus spending and the budget inflation under obama. that's up by 22, 25%. that's not a spending freeze. it's 25 billion over every year over ten years and that's a drop in the bucket in a multi trillion dollar budget deficit. >> they're saying the spending is a drop in the bucket. we haven't gone halfway where we should. >> we need a real jobs program. >> what do you call $800 billion? >> i don't usually -- is that change to you? >> it's only a start. it wasn't enough. unemployment is still at 10%. and clinton is talking about cu
. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little or no cost to you. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your mobility and your life. one medicare benefit that, with private insurance, may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. hi i'm doug harrison. we're experts at getting you the power chair or scooter you need. in fact, if we qualify you for medicare reimbursement and medicare denies your claim, we'll give you your new power chair or scooter free. i didn't pay a penny out of pocket for my power chair. with help from the scooter store, medicare and my insurance covered it all. call the scooter store for free information today. >> glenn: we've laid out the problems and i want to talk a little bit about the solutions. maybe i'm too focussed on education as the solution. self-education is the solution. but gentlemen, help me out here. i think once progressivism is exposed for what it truly is, what the roots aare, who's involved. w
around their homes. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little or no cost to you. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your mobility and your life. one medicare benefit that, with private insurance, may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. hi i'm doug harrison. we're experts at getting you the power chair or scooter you need. in fact, if we qualify you for medicare reimbursement and medicare denies your claim, we'll give you your new power chair or scooter free. i didn't pay a penny out of pocket for my power chair. with help from the scooter store, medicare and my insurance covered it all. call the scooter store for free information today. >>> all right, so this week during the state of the union address, president barack obama boasted a bit about his stimulus plan, and he had this to say. take a listen. >> i talked to the window manufacturer in philadelphia, who said he used to be skeptical about the rec
medicare recipients at the current level -- >> no. >> no? 55 -- well, no, i understand. i mean, there's a grandfathering in. just for future agabeneficiarie. i want to make sure i'm not unfair to your proposal but point out i read it. the basic idea would be at some point we hold medicare cost percipient constant as a way of making sure that doesn't go way out of whack. >> a blend of inflation and health inflation. the point of our plan is, because medicare, as you know, is a $38 trillion unfunded liability. it has to be reformed for younger generations because it won't exist because it's going bankrupt. the prepgs of our idea is, why not give people the same kind of health care plan we here have in congress? that's the kind of reform we're proposing for medicare. >> look, look, as i said before this is an entirely legitimate proposal. the problem is twofold. one is that depending on how it's structured if recipients are suddenly getting a plan that has their reimbursement rates going like this but health care costs are still going up like that then over time the way we're saving mone
, a spending freeze on everything from social security and medicare and medicaid. and fiscal commission, it would be a weaker version what just got defeated in the senate. he mixed it up with republicans over the economy in baltimore. at one point he complained the question was be a example of how hard it was to have a bipartisan conversation. he is another take on the meeting. >> i said i haven't been an obstructionist. you haven't been the one that has been following through. but that is the dialogue we need. if we get the house democrats to come in, we would have a lot of progress. >> former president george h.w. bush and his son jeb paid a call in the office. mr. bush was in town for a meeting. >> julie: caroline, thank you very much. >> gregg: house speaker nancy pelosi insisting this week the push for health care reform is alive and well. she she is saying that the house will implement several strategies to get a reform bill passed whether that works or not. what does it mean for the political landscape in the upcoming midterm elections. by ron york, chief correspondent for the wa
need to understand your meter. if you're over 65, have diabetes and are on medicare, call now and we'll send you a free meter. it offers alternate site testing, so you can test on your arm. no more pricking your fingers. so it's less painful. it makes a big difference. and to make it even less painful, the cost of your diabetes testing supplies may be covered by medicare. join over a million others who have chosen liberty medical. call now and get your free meter. plus, for a limited time, get a free cookbook when you join. call t number on your screen. >>> there was a presidential meeting of the minds today. president obama hosted former president george h.w. bush at the white house today. apparently no heavy policy talk at this gathering. the white house says this was purely social. social meeting or not, today's get-together at the white house came one day after president obama tried to establish a dialogue with republicans. he attended a house republican retreat in baltimore and engaged in some rather spirited give-and-take. >> the easiest thing for me to do on the health care de
improve your mobility and your life. one medicare benefit that, with private insurance, may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen... your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. hi i'm dan weston. we're experts at getting you the scooter or power chair you need. in fact, if we pre-qualify you for medicare reimbursement and medicare denies your claim, we'll give you your new power chair or scooter free. i didn't pay a penny out of pocket for my power chair. with help from the scooter store, medicare and my insurance covered it all. call the scooter store for free information today. call the number on your screen for free information. >>> and hello, everyone. i'm cnn meteorologist karen maginnis. still watching that snowstorm that traveled all the way from the panhandle of texas to oklahoma, knocking power out there to more than 160,000 people. that was as of friday evening. now it's moved on towards the mid-atlantic, and we'll expect the heaviest snowfall across much of virginia, but we can't forget the folks down here from c
to medicare, medicaid, and social security will not be affected, and neither will national security. all other discretionary government programs will. finally, i have called for a bipartisan fiscal commission, a panel of democrats and republicans who would sit down and hammer out concrete deficit reduction proposals by a certain deadline. we have heard plenty of talk and yelling about deficits, and it is time to come together and make the painful choices we need to eliminate those deficits. this past week, 53 democrats and republicans voted for this commission in the senate, but it failed when seven republicans who had co-sponsored the idea in the first place suddenly decided to vote against it. it is one thing to have an honest difference of opinion about something. i will always respect those who take a principled stand for what they believe, even if i disagree with it. what i will not accept is changing positions because it is good policy. i will not accept opposition for opposition's sake. i am eager and ready to work with anyone who is serious about solving the real problems facing our pe
, medicare, medicaid, and defense spending. we're going to make any impact on the budget, if we're going to make any impact on the deficit, somebody son capitol hill has to have a political courage to go after those untouchable things and no one will do it. >> my point would be -- let's forget about pelosi and let's not focus on her. let's focus on all people in government now. we're in a financial crisis. leadership is about setting the example. the example should be let's freeze all these perks. let's all sacrifice and let's start with our leaders. >> all right. i am not defending congressional perks. if you want to move the needle, start with the big stuff. >> i'm with you. >> i think that's pretty high. >> don't hit my bar tab. >> i was going to say, are you the first one to self sacrifice. if you thought the speaker's bar tab was outrageous. listen to this. >> the gate is closed, the fence is too high, we'll pole vault in. if that doesn't work, we'll parachute in. >> find out what the house speaker wants to parachute in and why it could send our economy into a free fall. it's coming
, lower your costs -- all the insurance reforms. we're going to lower the cost of medicare and medicaid and it won't cost anybody anything. that's great politics. it's just not true. so, there's got to be some test of realism in any of these proposals. mine included. i've got to hold myself accountable and i guarantee the american people will hold me accountable if what i'm selling doesn't actually deliver. >> mr. president, a point of clarification. what's in the book are all the proposals that -- >> i understand. i've read your bills. >> so, rest assured the summary document you received is backed up by the detailed legislation that speaker pelosi and your administration have been busy ignoring for 12 months. >> hold on. no, no, no, no. hold on a second, yes. you know, mike -- i've read your legislation. i mean, i take a look at this stuff. and the good ideas, we take. but here's the thing, here's the thing i guess that all of us have to be mindful of. it can't be all or nothing, one way or the other. all right? you, you -- what i mean by that is this. if we put together a stimulus pa
insurance, lower your costs, all the insurance reforms, we're going to lower the cost of medicare and medicaid, and it won't cost anybody anything. that's great politics. it's just not true. so there's got to be some test of realism in any of these proposals, mine included. i've got to hold myself accountable, and i guarantee the american people will hold themselves -- will hold me accountable if what i'm selling doesn't actually deliver. >> mr. president, a point of clarification. what's in the better solutions book are all the legislative proposals -- >> oh, i understand. i've actually read your bills. >> that we've offered throughout 2009. >> i understand. >> so rest assured the summary document you've received is backed up by precisely the kind of detailed legislation that speaker pelosi and your administration have been busy ignoring for 12 months. >> well, wait, hold on a second. >> well, it's just -- >> no, no, no, no. hold on a second, guys. i've read your legislation. i mean, i take a look at this stuff. and the good ideas, we take. but here's the thing -- here's the thin
reforms. we're going to lower the cost of medicare and medicaid, and it won't cost anybody anything. that is great politics. it's just not true. >> was the president right, there's no free lunch in health care? >> well, look, of course, there are all kinds of choices to be made in the development of public policy. but i think i remember that moment, i was a few feet away from the president at the time, i think he was talking to congressman tom price, he alluded to our solutions, our better solutions handbook that we handed out today available at gop.gov if you want to look through it, and i think he thought our proposals were just the summary references on the page of the better solutions book. and tom price of georgia and myself went on to say, no, we have substantive, detailed bills that were filed in the congress, that were summarily excluded from consideration by your party on capitol hill. and the president, from where i'm sitting, acknowledged that. he said he had made the hard choices. we made the hard choices, too. you can look them up in our legislation. you know, all we've
care, too much social security, too much medicare, too much power on the job, are actually inviting a repeat of 1994. >> moyers: is that exactly what happened when the republican scott brown defeated the democrat martha coakley in the massachusetts senate race? >> it was a wakeup call. and we were predicting that. we said, "look, they're angry. they're frustrated. and if you're not on the side of creating jobs, jobs, jobs. if they don't believe that, and you're not acting that on the scale that they think is necessary, you're going to face a bad time." and that's exactly what happened. >> moyers: the senate vote showed that 49% of union households in massachusetts voted for the republican. >> here's what they were saying. here's what our members were saying. here's what the general public said. here's what working america's saying. that wasn't about obama's agenda. they were saying, "you haven't overreached. you've under-reached. you haven't produced enough change. so, we're going to help you. you think the status quo's great. we'll show you." they want change. they want their probl
the insurance reforms, we're going to lower the cost of medicare and medicaid, and it won't cost anybody anything. that's great politics. it's just not true. so there's got to be some test of realism any n any of these proposals, mine included. i have to hold myself accountable and i guarantee the american people will hold themselves -- will hold me accountable, if, what i'm selling, doesn't actually deliver. >> mr. president, point of clarification, what's in the better solutions book, are all of the legislative proposal it's. >> i understand that. >> -- we're offered. >> i have read your bills. >> throughout 2009. >> i understand. >> rest assured the summary document that you've received is backed up by precisely the kind of detailed legislation that speaker pelosi and your administration have been busy ignoring for 12 months. >> yeah, right. hold on, hold on a second. >> but it's just -- [ applause ] >> hold on a second. i have read your legislation. i mean, i take a look at this stuff, and the good ideas we take. but here's -- here's the thing -- here's the thing, i guess, that all o
, a spending freeze on everything but medicaid, medicare, social security, and national security. and three, a fiscal commission. although it would likely be a weaker version than what got defeated in the senate. the president mixed it up with republicans over the economy and the deficit at their house retreat yesterday in baltimore. at one point, president obama complained the question was an example of how hard it is to have a bipartisan conversation. here is another republican congressman's take on the meet ing. >> i haven't been an obstructionist. you haven't been the one that's been following through. but that's the kind of dialogue we need. again, if we can get the house democrats to do the same thing, i think we'd make a lot of progress. >> mr. obama had another meeting with republicans this morning with a much maller crowd. george h.w. bush and his son jeb paid a call in the oval office. we're told it was a social call because mr. bush was in town for a meeting. rick? >> all right. thanks very much. >> we're going to go out to casey stegall in a little bit. we'll give you a tease. h
, except for medicare, medicaid, national security and a fiscal commission to figure out new ways to take down the deficit. the whatever the president comes up with now would likely be a watered down version with no congressional approval required. the plan actually went down when fiscally conservative senators got nervous it would push tax increases or cuts in social security and medicare. dave, alisyn and clayton, back to you. >> thanks, caroline. >> let's talk about what happened in baltimore yesterday of course before the president went towards that machine factory to get a sense of how things are going economically there. talking with republicans at their annual g.o.p. retreat at the hotel and trying to go back and forth and let him know hey, af got things i want to work on. you've got things you want to work on. let's see if there's common ground. >> analysts said that it was unprecedented. not that they would visit the other side, but televise it live so we could see that the pushback that the g.o.p. was giving and responses that president obama was giving, it was unscripted. so le
and they are sucking the life out of medicare and social security. for the veterans of this country and the veterans tat bush left behind it did not -- they did not do anything for the veterans. these programs are what keep the rest of the surviving here. what is happening is that the republican constituents are starting to feel how the rest of america used to feel. host: connecticut, on our independent line, go ahead. caller: what i learned yesterday was democracy in action. if that was a boxing match, president obama 113 rounds. ford simple -- won 13 rounds. i am a fiscal conservative. he called of frank luntz and said it is good to have good talking points on different policies but you cannot throw out jobs. they have to work together. that was amazing. i had never seen anything like it. i watched it on c-span yesterday. i watched it this morning. thank you for everything you do for cspan. host: if you missed the re-air on this, you could go to our website, c-span.org. little rock, arkansas, and arab democrats line -- on our democrats line, what did you learn from yesterday? caller: i already kne
for it. two, a specific freeze starting in october on everything, but medicaid, medicare, social security and national security and three, a fiscal commission, although it would likely be a weaker versus than what just got defeated in the senate. the president mixed it up with republicans at the economy over the house retreat over in baltimore and congressman henterly pointed how the deficit has grown the past year and asked the president if the new budget released on monday will triple the debt and mr. obama announced that's how hard it is to have a partisan conversation. here is another republican's take on that meeting. >> i wish the president said i haven't been an obstructionist, you haven't been following through. that's the dialog we need. again, if we can get the house democrats to do the same thing, we'd make a lot of progress. >> mr. obama had another meeting with republicans this morning, a much smaller crowd. former president h.w. bush and son jeb paid a visit in the oval office. >> brian: thank you. sarah palin is scheduled toy arrive in nashville, tennessee, to head the nati
ieieieies who need assistance getting around their homes. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little to no cost to you. stay tuned for this important medicare benefit information and free scooter guarantee. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your mobility and your life. one medicare benefit that, with private insurance, may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... great news. your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. why should you call the scooter store today? because their mobility experts are also medicare experts. and that means the scooter store is your best shot at qualifying for a scooter that costs you little to nothing. hi i'm doug harrison. at the scooter store, 97% of our medicare customers pay little to nothing out of pocket. how do we do it? we know what it takes to get you your power chair or scooter. it's our strength. it's our mission. and we back it up with the scooter store guarantee. if we qualify you and medicare denies yo
need assistance getting around their homes. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little to no cost to you. stay tuned for this important medicare benefit information and free scooter guarantee. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your mobility and your life. one medicare benefit that, with private insurance, may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... great news. your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. why should you call the scooter store today? because their mobility experts are also medicare experts. and that means the scooter store is your best shot at qualifying for a scooter that costs you little to nothing. hi i'm doug harrison. at the scooter store, 97% of our medicare customers pay little to nothing out of pocket. how do we do it? we know what it takes to get you your power chair or scooter. it's our strength. it's our mission. and we back it up with the scooter store guarantee. if we qualify you and medicare denies your claim for a new pow
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